Designed by Cristina Mershon
These crochet slippers work up quickly for a great last-minute gift. Each motif takes only a few minutes to make, and sewing them together will help hone your finishing skills. The self-striping yarn changes color as you stitch each motif, creating a fun surprise.
FINISHED SIZE: The pattern adapts easily from a size adult 5 through 9 by varying the hook size. For size adult 5, use a size D/3 (3.25 mm) hook to create a 3″ × 3″ (7.5 × 7.5 cm) square motif. For size adult 7, use a size E/4 (3.5 mm) hook to create a 3¼” × 3¼” (8.5 × 8.5 cm) square motif. For size adult 9, use a size F/5 (3.75 mm) hook to create a 3½” × 3½” (9 × 9 cm) square motif. Sample shown is size adult 9.
YARN: Worsted weight (#4 Medium) Shown here: Wisdom Yarns Poems (100% wool; 109 yd [100 m]/1¾ oz [50 g]): #587 peacock, 2 skeins. Yarn distributed by Universal Yarn.
HOOK: See Finished Size, above. Adjust hook size if necessary to obtain correct size motif.
GAUGE: See Finished Size, above.